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Winemaker and Philosophy:

Callan Williams – Embracing Terroir and Minimal Intervention

Callan Williams, the passionate winemaker behind Garajeest, is dedicated to producing wines that reflect the unique terroir and character of the grapes. Her philosophy focuses on minimal intervention and environmentally conscious practices, allowing the natural expression of the fruit to shine through in her wines.


Region and Unique Features:

Stellenbosch – A Wine Lover's Paradise

The Garajeest Bruce Cabernet Franc is produced in the renowned wine region of Stellenbosch, situated in the Western Cape of South Africa. The region is known for its diverse terroir and Mediterranean climate, providing ideal conditions for growing high-quality Cabernet Franc grapes.


Climate and Impact on Wine:

Mediterranean Magic

Stellenbosch's Mediterranean climate, characterized by warm days and cool nights, plays a significant role in the development of the Garajeest Bruce Cabernet Franc. The slow ripening of the grapes allows for the development of complex flavors, fine tannins, and a balanced acidity, resulting in a well-structured and elegant wine.


Wine Characteristics:

A Symphony of Flavors

The Garajeest Bruce Cabernet Franc is a complex and elegant wine, offering a harmonious balance of fruit, spice, and earthy notes. With flavors of red and black fruit, hints of green bell pepper, and a touch of spice, this wine is both expressive and well-rounded. The fine tannins and vibrant acidity provide a solid structure, leading to a long and satisfying finish.


The Story of Garajeest Bruce Cabernet Franc:

A Personal Tribute

Callan Williams, affectionately known as "The Garajeest," began her winemaking journey with a deep passion for the craft and an appreciation for the unique qualities of South African terroir. Named after her brother, the Bruce Cabernet Franc represents her commitment to creating wines that are both personal and reflective of the land from which they come.


Food Pairing:

Versatile and Delightful Combinations

The Garajeest Bruce Cabernet Franc is a versatile wine that pairs well with a range of dishes. It complements red meat dishes such as grilled steak, lamb chops, or venison, as well as poultry and game. The wine's earthy and spicy notes also make it a great partner for vegetarian dishes featuring mushrooms, lentils, or roasted vegetables. Try it with a selection of hard cheeses and charcuterie for a delightful pairing experience.

Garajeest - Bruce Cabernet Franc

R1 560,00Price
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